DMH CEO among group of doctors to revamp, reopen shuttered DeFuniak Springs hospital
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DMH CEO among group of doctors to revamp, reopen shuttered DeFuniak Springs hospital

Doctors Memorial Hospital CEO Dr. Huy Nguyen is among a group of area doctors who have been working to revitalize and reopen Healthmark Regional Medical Center on Highway 331 in DeFuniak Springs. The facility closed in March 2022 citing renovations; however, it failed to reopen amid financial woes, including missed payrolls. Walton County Sheriff Michael…

Ponce de Leon Fire Dept. to build new station with $2M in appropriations
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Ponce de Leon Fire Dept. to build new station with $2M in appropriations

PONCE DE LEON – Ponce de Leon is in the early stages of planning construction for a new fire station with the help of $2 million in funding from the state. Ponce de Leon Fire Chief Doug Remmel says a new station was among his goals when he first took over as chief five years…

Sheriff Tate responds to viral video
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Sheriff Tate responds to viral video

CLICK HERE FOR A LINK TO THE TIKTOK VIDEO. WARNING: THIS VIDEO CONTAINS STRONG LANGUAGE. VIEW AT YOUR DISCRETION. https://www.tiktok.com/t/ZT8egANkd/ HOLMES COUNTY – A TikTok video capturing a portion of an encounter between aWashington County man and Holmes County Sheriff John Tate is going viral on social media.Chipley resident Eugene Nadery posted the video Saturday,…

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FDOC expresses intent to reopen Holmes Work Camp

The Florida Department of Corrections (FDC) contacted officials with the Holmes County Development Commission (HCDC) to advise of the agency’s plans to re-open the Holmes Correctional Institution Work Camp.  The now-shuttered work camp became one of many across the state in early 2021 to be consolidated into a main institution when a large number of…